2021 Call for Board of Directors Nominations


Call for Nominations for the 2021 Illinois State Council ENA Election Candidates
: April  3, 2021.

The Illinois State Council Emergency Nurses Association is seeking Board of Directors candidates who represent ENA’s mission to advocate for patient safety and excellence in emergency nursing practice to serve as ENA state leaders. Nominations will be accepted beginning Monday, February 1, 2021 for the following elected positions:







  • A paragraph outlining your interest in serving as an elected officer, including your current and past volunteer experiences with the Illinois State Council ENA (using the sample Summary Statement format – Director position; or the sample Summary Statement – Treasurer-Elect position)


  • A professional biography (using the sample biography format – Director position; or the sample biography format – Treasurer-Elect position)


  • A high quality headshot photograph (.jpeg, .jpg, .png or .eps file) suitable for printing, email and website use

Candidates are responsible for ensuring the accuracy of all of the content submitted (e.g., spelling, punctuation, grammar, etc.) and will be published as written.




Election Rules Policy

Sample Summary Statement Format

Sample Biography Format


2021 Illinois State Council ENA Election Timeline
February 1, 2021 Call for nominations opens
April 3, 3021 Call for nominations closes
April 4-10, 2021 Meet the candidates on the website
April 10, 2021 Election voting opens
May 10, 2021 Election voting closes
May 18, 2021 Election results announced
Nov State Council Mtg Board orientation for newly elected Board members
January 1, 2022 Newly elected Board members take office


To view the current Board of Directors, visit www.illinoisena.org/about-us/board/

Candidates’ biographies and photographs are due to Marites Gonzaga-Reardon, Illinois ENA Past President. Email at mgreardon2@illinoisena.org.